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Dance & other performing arts

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Dance & other performing arts

Hardcover. An examination of civic performances designed to honour prominent individuals, mark political events, and issues of significance to New York City. The author examines the evolution of the broad themes of popular pageantry, and the effects of the growing and changing population on these events. Num Pages: 240 pages, 76 b&w and 12 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; ASZP; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 20. Weight in Grams: 785.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Rutgers University Press
Edition
None ed.
Number of pages
240
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0228661
ISBN
9780813523873
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. A compelling and strange story of how and why Julia Pastrana became one of the most infamous women in Europe and America. Num Pages: 192 pages, 50 illustrations. BIC Classification: ASZW; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 176.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750933131
ISBN
9780750933131
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.59

Paperback. BIC Classification: AS. Dimension: 225 x 162 x 5. Weight in Grams: 176. Fine copy showing minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Schott & Co
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0015894
ISBN
9783795765408
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 18.95

Paperback. Using a series of case studies, this text explores ways of looking at dance as a social and artistic (bodily) practice, as a means of generating insights into the politics of identity and difference as they are situated and traced through representations of the body and bodily practices. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: ASD; JFC; JH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 138 x 17. Weight in Grams: 338.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
2003rd Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333724323
ISBN
9780333724323
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 40.45

Paperback. Num Pages: 368 pages, ports. BIC Classification: ASDL; BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 158 x 25. Weight in Grams: 674. Fine copy showing minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
University Press of Florida
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0014570
ISBN
9780813028460
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 18.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 152 pages, 30 black and white himages. BIC Classification: 1MKPH; ASDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 182 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
North Atlantic Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623170554
ISBN
9781623170554
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.46

Paperback. Examines the Independence holiday, exploring how this most important public festival in the civic calendar has given Mexicans a rich tradition of national celebration that is part creation myth, part official pomp, and part popular merrymaking. This work looks at how Independence Day festivities have provided a medium for informal education. Editor(s): Beezley, William H.; Lorey, David E. Series: Latin American Silhouettes. Num Pages: 261 pages, photographs, index. BIC Classification: 1KLCM; ASZP; HBTQ; HBTR; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 159 x 18. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Scholarly Resources Inc.,U.S. United States
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
261
Condition
New
SKU
V9780842029155
ISBN
9780842029155
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 46.99
€ 44.50

Paperback. This book investigates the role Nietzsche's dance images play in his project of "revaluing all values" alongside the religious rhetoric and subject matter evident in the work of Isadora Duncan and Martha Graham, who found justification and guidance in Nietzsche's texts for developing dance as a medium of religious expression. Num Pages: 269 pages, biography. BIC Classification: ASD; HPC; HRAB; HRC; RBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 2006
Number of pages
269
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349530489
ISBN
9781349530489
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 81.11

Hardcover. An introduction to the burgeoning interdisciplinary field of cultural performance, with case studies from a rich cross-section of academics offering a variety of ethnographic approaches to culture and performance. This unique collection presents a clear framework for studying the themes, methodologies and developments in cultural performance.

Num Pages: 216 pages, 10 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: AS; JFC; JHMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 148. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137604248
ISBN
9781137604248
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 84.57

Paperback. Num Pages: 235 pages, 96 photographs & illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: ASD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 18. Weight in Grams: 566.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Mcfarland
Condition
New
SKU
V9780786458806
ISBN
9780786458806
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.87

Hardcover. Editor(s): Amans, Diane. Num Pages: 268 pages, 25 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: AB; AS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
2nd ed. 2017
Number of pages
268
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137603746
ISBN
9781137603746
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 83.97

Hardcover. This edited collection gathers together leading voices in theatre and performance studies to debate the politics of participation across a range of performative forms - community theatre, live art, applied theatre, one-to-one performance and marathon running - and to find points of connection between them. Editor(s): Harpin, Anna; Nicholson, Helen. Num Pages: 244 pages, 20 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 3JM; ANF; ASZ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 16. Weight in Grams: 540.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Number of pages
244
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137393173
ISBN
9781137393173
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 83.97

Paperback. A broad-ranging account of women's role and experience in dance which demolishes the myth that dance is a female art form by demonstrating the way in which it is dominated by male managers, choreographers and directors. Series: Women in Society S. Num Pages: 296 pages, biography. BIC Classification: ASD; JFC; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 16. Weight in Grams: 382.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
Edition
1992nd Edition
SKU
V9780333476260
ISBN
9780333476260
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 43.55

Paperback. Kenneth MacMillan's ballets are in constant demand by world-famous companies, particularly Romeo and Juliet, Manon and Mayerling. However, MacMillan was tormented by an acute sense of being an outsider. This biography reveals a complex artist who guarded his own privacy, whilst his ballets communicated his darkest and most intimate thoughts. Num Pages: 784 pages, ports. BIC Classification: ASDC; ASDL; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 153 x 51. Weight in Grams: 1034.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Edition
Main
Number of pages
784
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571243037
ISBN
9780571243037
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 17.51

Paperback. First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AS; DSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 18. Weight in Grams: 394.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878300921
ISBN
9780878300921
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 39.77

Paperback. In this book Hemingway shares his passion for bullfighting. The technical skills are described and explained, with chapters on individual bullfighters and the bulls. This work also contains a number of short stories inspired by the intense life and inevitable death of those violent afternoons. Num Pages: 336 pages, 48pp b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DSE; ASZX; FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 110 x 24. Weight in Grams: 236.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Arrow
Condition
New
Edition
New Ed
SKU
9780099909101
ISBN
9780099909101
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 5.78

Hardcover. Tells the story of how a shy youth from Weston-super-Mare went on to become a self-confessed legend. This title is punctuated from time to time with the author's thoughts on topics as diverse as the nature of comedy, the relative merits of cricket and waterskiing, and the importance of knowing the dates of all the kings and queens of England. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: APB; APF; APT; ASZB; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 160 x 38. Weight in Grams: 748. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear in good dustwrapper
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Random House Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0007679
ISBN
9781847946966
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. The only comprehensive history of figure skating in over forty years Num Pages: 472 pages, 226 photographs (65 color). BIC Classification: ASD; WSWS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 6452 x 4522 x 661. Weight in Grams: 1157.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University of Illinois Press United States
Number of pages
472
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780252072864
ISBN
9780252072864
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.01

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: ASZH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 217 x 22. Weight in Grams: 319. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Souvenir Press Ltd
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0004403
ISBN
9780285630185
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 7.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: ASZW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 171 x 10. Weight in Grams: 318.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Intellect Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841502410
ISBN
9781841502410
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 28.56

Paperback. Num Pages: 744 pages. BIC Classification: AS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 40. Weight in Grams: 994.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
744
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780415973786
ISBN
9780415973786
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 55.59

Paperback. Through physical deformities which were almost impossible to describe, Joseph Merrick spent much of his life exhibited as a fairground freak until even 19th century sensibilities could take no more. This is the story of a tragic individual and his survival against the odds in Victorian England. Num Pages: 240 pages, facsimiles, portraits. BIC Classification: ASZ; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 262. Fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Allison & Busby
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0002122
ISBN
9780749005160
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Paperback. As he stepped into the massive, roaring space of the Coliseum, he would have been aware of two things: first the bodies of those who had fought and fallen, their blood mingling with the hot dust of the arena floor; second, a sound as ominous as the scenes before him - that of swords being sharpened. Num Pages: 224 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; ASZ; HBJD; HBLA; HBTS; WST. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 15. Weight in Grams: 160. Fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Ebury Press
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0001040
ISBN
9780091886547
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 184 pages, 2 black & white tables, 184 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: ASZM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 193 x 351 x 11. Weight in Grams: 498.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Focal Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138025332
ISBN
9781138025332
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 40.95